Kingston Gazette (Kingston, ON), Sept. 19, 1812
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p.1 Official Details of the Army - an account of troop movement by boat along the shore of Lake Erie.
p.3 On the 16th a Brigade of Boats under convoy of two companies of the Newfoundland Regiment and a detachment of the 49th and of the Veterans, were attacked by the Americans about 12 miles below Johnstown. By accounts received from Prescott, yesterday morning, it appears that the attack terminated neither to the honor nor advantage of the assailants. They had two large Durham Boats filled with men, one of them with a six-pounder on board, and two smaller Boats.... We took from the Americans one of their Durham boats....
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- Rick Neilson
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes